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3725 Bowman Mill Road, Lexington, Kentucky
The historic William Lytle Todd House, a Kentucky Landmark, is privately-nestled amidst 32± acres along Bowman Mill Road, one of Central Kentucky’s most exclusive and picturesque byways. Constructed ca. 1810 by Todd, a member of the prominent pioneer-era Lexington family, the Federal five-bay, two-story brick home has been remarkably preserved over the course of two centuries. Hallmarks of Federal architecture, such as a large central hall, fabulous woodworking, six-panel doors and Flemish bond brickwork are all prominent. The residence measures 4,316± sq. ft. with formal living and dining rooms, two studies, renovated kitchen, and 4BR/4BA. Immediately adjoining the residence is a detached four-car garage (with 1,003± sq. ft., 2BR/1BA apartment above) and garden with dry-stone wall encircling. The very functional 12-stall barn features a wash-rack (with hot water), office with half bath, feed room and ample loft space with exterior access for loading. An additional three stalls (and feed/tack room with hot water) abut the garage shedrow-style. Both are centrally-located within easy access to five paddocks and one field. The farm is in the immediate vicinity of Bluegrass Farm, Calumet Farm, Darley Jonabell, Mill Ridge, and Shadwell, to name only a very few. It is also only 2± miles from Bluegrass Airport. 2.5± miles from Keeneland Race Course and 2.5± miles from Beaumont. Both the William Lytle Todd House and Bowman Mill Road are listed on the National Register of Historic Places. With a location so exceptionally rare, this is truly a once-in-a-lifetime farm.